Games of the Year

2009

Game of the Year: Assassin's Creed II




Expansive, innovative, and breathtaking are just a few words that come to mind. If a company wants to know how to do a sequel the right way, look no further.


Second: Uncharted 2. Third: Borderlands


Editor's Choice: Uncharted 2: Among Thieves




With the ability to capture the essence of what it's like to play a movie, Uncharted 2 delivers a jaw dropping cinematic experience that is hard to top.

Best Multiplayer: Left 4 Dead 2



Best Singleplayer: Assasin's Creed II



Best FPS: Left 4 Dead 2



Best 3RD Person Shooter: Uncharted 2: Among Thieves



Best Action / Adventure: Batman: Arkham Asylum



Best RPG: Borderlands




Overall Runners Up: Infamous, Killzone 2, Ratchet & Clank Future: A Crack in Time


2008

Game of the Year: Little Big Planet




Little Big Planet is not only innovative, it is down right fun. No other game released this year can bring people together and pull you in quite like this one. The customization, the ease of play, and the ability to pull in hard core to casual gamers is what makes this game worthy of game of the year. If you have a PS3 then do yourself a favor and pick up Little Big Planet.


Second: Fallout 3. Third: Metal Gear Solid 4


Editor's Choice: Fallout 3




Fallout 3 isn't just a game; it is an experience. While Metal Gear Solid 4 offers some of the best action shooting around, Fallout 3 has the ability to connect with more gamers on a wider scale. The gamepaly, the environment, and the character development are all just a few of the things that make this game great.

Best Multiplayer: Call of Duty: World at War



Best Singleplayer: Fallout 3



Best FPS: Call of Duty: World at War



Best 3RD Person Shooter: Metal Gear Solid 4



Best Strategy: Multiwinia: Survival of the Flattest



Best Action / Adventure: Prince of Persia



Best RPG: Fallout 3



Best MMO: The Lord of the Rings Online: Mines of Moria



Most Innovative: Little Big Planet



Best Hand Held: Kirby Super Star Ultra




Runners Up: Far Cry 2, Resistance 2, Dead Space, and Final Fantasy IV


2007

Game of the Year: Call of Duty 4



Best Multiplayer: Call of Duty 4


Best Singleplayer: Crysis


Best RPG: Mass Effect


Best FPS: Call of Duty 4


Best Strategy: Company of Heroes: Opposing Fronts


Best Action: Assassin's Creed


Best MMO: Vanguard


Best Hand Held: The Legend of Zelda: Phantom Hourglass


Most Innovative: Portal


Runners Up: UNCHARTED: Drake's Fortune, Bioshock, Team Fortress 2, and Half Life 2: Episode 2